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Savage Streets (1984)

A teenage vigilante seeks revenge on a group of violent thugs who raped her handicapped sister and killed her best friend.

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Storyline

An altercation between a group of girls out for the night and a gang of local punks leaves the punks vowing revenge. It comes in the form of the gang-rape of a young mute (Heather) and her older sister (Brenda) starts hunting the gang in turn - armed with bear traps and crossbow. Written by David Carroll <davidc@atom.ansto.gov.au>

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They raped her sister and killed her best friend. See more »


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5 October 1984 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Calles salvajes  »

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$1,200,000 (estimated)
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Trivia

Cherie Currie was originally cast as Brenda. See more »

Goofs

While the girls are working out in the gym, the mic and boom supporting it just hover over Brenda's head. See more »

Quotes

Principal Underwood: [Brenda is standing in Underwood's office after the fight with Cindy] Now I'm sorry about your sister, Brenda. The police are doing everything they can. But she shouldn't have been there in the first place.
Brenda: Fuck you!
Principal Underwood: [smiles] You're a tough little bitch, aren't you? I like that. But I don't give second warnings. So consider yourself suspended.
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Connections

Referenced in My Demon Nights (2004) See more »

Soundtracks

Exploding Bullets
Written by David H. Sterry (as D. Sterry) and R. Zatorski
Performed by Real Life
Produced by Steve Hillage
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Revenge of the 80's: Linda Blair Superstar
15 October 2003 | by (Sacramento, CA) – See all my reviews

Savage Streets (1984) is one of my favorite trashy flicks. Linda Blair is out for revenge! Dressed in black and armed with a crossbow (that has one heck of a pull) walking the streets, stalking the street scum that have wronged her family and friends. See her marinate in the tub, calculating her every move. This movie's classic Linda Blair. If you love bad movies, this ones for you. It has everything a b-movie fan loves. Bad dialog, hammy acting, pedestrian direction and sleaze (the good kind, not the one that gives you bad flashbacks or nightmares). A couple of the genre's mainstays also have supporting roles, Linnea Quigley and John Vernon make co-star appearances (what no Michelle Bauer?). This movie has bad girls, bad clothes and bad attitude. I highly recommend this movie.

For trash lovers only.


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